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The freedom of kayaking

Evan Clevinger enjoys the freedom he feels in his kayak.
Free I grew up sailing with my father on lakes in New Jersey, then along the Tar River in Nash County and then in and around the Rappahanock River in Virginia. I’ve told him many times that sailing with …
Rob Alford, host of RC3's "Easy Does It Cafe," performs for a crowd before COVID-19 put a hold on the in-person open mic events.

RC3’s open mic hits the road

Free Every Monday from 7 to 9 p.m. for nearly two years, a group of people from varied backgrounds and ages would gather, weather permitting, in the parking lot of RC3 (Recovery Concepts Community Center) …
Visit the Wilson Rose Garden and enjoy the blooms before they fade.

What’s open in Wilson?: The status of ‘things to do’

Free Can’t keep up with what’s open, what’s closed, what pandemic reopening phase we’re in, what year it is? You’re not alone. Here’s a short list that combines “what is open” with “what …
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Live Music for September 2020

Free Friday, Sept. 4 John Emil 7:30 p.m. Pup’s Steakhouse 2801-3 Ward Blvd. (Shoppes at Brentwood) Enjoy music by John Emil on The Golden Leaf Patio, weather permitting. Saturday, …

Monthly Planner for September 2020

Free Wednesday, Sept. 2 to Saturday, Sept. 26 Frederick Beaujeu-Dufour Exhibit Noon to 4 p.m. on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays and noon to 6 p.m. on Fridays. Eyes on Main Street …